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Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as".
Metaphor
a comparison between two things; extending in the same direction and at the same distance apart at every point
Metaphor
A comparison between two unlike objects or ideas.
Onomatopoeia
A word that describes a sound.
Personification
Giving human qualities to an object.
Alliteration
Starting a series of words with the same sound.
Sarcasm
Saying one thing when you mean the opposite.
Irony
When you expect one thing but get the opposite.
Contrast
The difference between two objects or ideas.
oxymoron
A combination of two words that are opposites.
hyperbole
an exaggeration